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Python Introducing Lists Using Lists Continental

How can i address this task? I dont now how to bullet list or space variables

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continents.py
continents = [
    'Asia',
    'South America',
    'North America',
    'Africa',
    'Europe',
    'Antarctica',
    'Australia',
]
# Your code here
list "Asia"

3 Answers

Chris Freeman
MOD
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,464 Points

Hey Jack Grundy, the task is looking for a simple asterisk followed by a space then the string. So one output line may be of the form:

* Asia

Post back if you need more help. Good luck!!!

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,464 Points

Ok, I think I understand. The task is asking you to process the given list continents and print out a formatted string for each continent. The form of the answer would be:

for continent in continents:
    print( put_your_formatted_string_here )

Where your formatted string uses the single continent value from the for loop, and includes an asterisk and a space before the continent name.

Post back if you need more help. Good luck!!!

It seems simple but maybe i am running a fromat error. i run like this example:

["* Asia", "* Australia", "Antarctica"]

continents = ["* Asia", "* South America", " * North America", "* Africa", "* Europe", "* Antarctica", "* Australia"]